Brother® Printer Wireless Network
Ways to connect the Brother printer wireless network
Brother printer has all the features to carry out all the paper work in a business enterprise. This printer has better connectivity options. A workplace consists of many computers. Printer performance increases when it is connected to a network. Brother printers can be easily connected to a network through wired as well as wireless connection. Some problems may arise when the printer is connected through wireless network. The main problem which arises is that the printer may not be detected in some computers. This can be resolved by using the 'Add Printer Wizard' and by entering the name or address of the printer that you need to use. Another issue is regarding the file sharing. "File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks" is provided by Microsoft Windows. This must be installed on the adapter for file sharing to occur. You can solve any file sharing issue by checking the properties of this service. The checkbox of this service must be always in the “ON” condition for file sharing to work.
Brother printer can be connected wirelessly in different ways:
- Using a router
- Using bluetooth or Wi-Fi
- Using a laptop
Using a router
Brother printer can be connected to a wireless network using wireless router. First of all, Brother printer should be connected to this wireless router using an Ethernet cable while installing the printer. After that, the driver CD can be used for installing the wireless set-up in the main computer. When prompted, select the Brother printer which is to be connected to the network. You can disconnect the Ethernet cable when the set-up is prompted. After completing, you can use your printer wirelessly. The other computers in the network need only drivers to be installed and there is no need for wireless set-up to be completed for connecting them to the wireless printer.
Using bluetooth or Wi-Fi
When connecting the printer through bluetooth or using Wi-Fi, first of all you need to turn on Brother wireless printer that you wish to use. You can select to connect via bluetooth or Wi-Fi. If you are using bluetooth ensure that bluetooth is turned on your computer as well as in the printer. Once two of them are detected you will have an option to pair them. You can install the printer driver on your computer which helps you in printing the documents through wireless connection. If you are using Wi-Fi, you should turn on the Wi-Fi in both the devices you need to connect. After that you can proceed as same as above.
Brother printer can be used to print documents through a wireless connection using laptops. This can be achieved by using a separate wireless router by connecting it to the laptop or using the in-built wireless technology used in the computer. The printer can be added to the wireless device list of the laptop you are using. After installing the drivers for the printer you wish to connect, you can print the documents using this wireless connection.
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